Does your collection include any Heritage Objects?

There has been an increase recently in the export of South African art and objects of heritage value and we regularly deal with queries regarding the relocation of art works. All art and objects of cultural significance form part of the National Estate and are protected in terms of the National Heritage Resources Act No 25 of 1999 [...]

Does your collection include any Heritage Objects? 2017-01-17T09:19:13+00:00

Showcasing South Africa’s wonders

  Stephan Welz & Co. and The Scoin Shop will be taking part in this year’s Cape Town Flower Show, 27 – 30 October 2016, at the Castle of Good Hope, which is also celebrating its 350th anniversary. This year’s event brings together gardening, planting trends and designs for outdoor living. It unites notions of [...]

Showcasing South Africa’s wonders 2017-01-10T10:27:07+00:00

MONIQUE WESTON: Taking collectables to the next level

Monique Weston is based in Johannesburg as our silver, carpet, furniture and clock specialist. Take note of this highly-motivated expert, she is taking our department to new heights. Get to know Monique Weston: When and where were you born? Oudtshoorn in the Little Karoo on 18th October 1970. Where did you grow up? Oudtshoorn and [...]

MONIQUE WESTON: Taking collectables to the next level 2016-10-25T09:16:10+00:00

The last hurrah of the year

We’re approaching our last sale of the year and I am proud to share some of the impressive lots consigned. The sale contains three Pierneefs, Cottage in a Karoo Landscape, an oil on canvas with a low estimate of R700 000, Union Buildings from Prinshof, a linocut estimated at R25 000-35 000 and Rustenburg, Bethanie, a watercolour with a low estimate of R50 000.

The last hurrah of the year 2016-10-25T07:50:13+00:00

Cape Town Auction Highlights – Birch Auction Cape Town

The Cape Town Auction Highlights, Birch auction in Cape Town on 18 - 19 Oct 2016 offered up some amazing results. We were able to provide our Cape Town clientele amazing offerings. Here are some of our highlights: Lot 9 An Ispahan Prayer Rug, Persia, Circa 1930 Estimate R2 000 – R4 000 Sold for [...]

Cape Town Auction Highlights – Birch Auction Cape Town 2016-10-19T12:18:40+00:00

Sandy Bay For Sale

Own a Peter Clarke original Peter Clarke (1929 – 2014) was considered one of the leading artists in South Africa. Clarke was a master of many media but will be remembered for his paintings, graphic prints, illustrations and woodcuts. His remarkable SANDY BAY painting is a perfect example of art imitating life as it was [...]

Sandy Bay For Sale 2016-10-17T14:23:25+00:00

Sandy Bay Painting on Auction for Record Price – Peter Clarke

Anti-apartheid art work: Sandy bay Painting Set for Record Price at Auction. Article by The Citizen, 07 October 2016   Out of sight for nearly 50 years, Peter Clarke’s painting “Sandy Bay”, reflecting local Capetonians who spotted a chance to thumb their noses at apartheid during the 1960’s, makes its first public appearance at the [...]

Sandy Bay Painting on Auction for Record Price – Peter Clarke 2016-10-07T12:12:04+00:00

Beauty and grace on four wheels

A magnificent 1973 Maserati Khamsin that lay forgotten in the corner of a car workshop for many years, was one of four thoroughbreds of the motoring industry that came under the hammer at the Stephan Welz & Co auction in Sandton last week. Other cars in the line-up were a 1970 Rolls-Royce Wraith Silver Shadow, [...]

Beauty and grace on four wheels 2016-09-27T12:45:11+00:00

Highlights from our ERICA auction

Our Erica auction in Johannesburg on 30 & 31 August 2016 offered up some remarkable results. We were able to provide our Johannesburg clientele amazing offerings. Here are some of our highlights: Lot 473 Fanie Eloff (SOUTH AFRICAN 1885 – 1947) SITTING WOMAN Estimate: R160 000 – R240 000 Sold: R266 708 Lot 527 Jacob [...]

Highlights from our ERICA auction 2016-09-27T12:26:08+00:00